FCEDA In the News

Fairfax County EDA and Korean health-tech group sign agreement to expand business opportunities, cooperation

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 2:39pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA –  The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) has made a significant stride into the international health-tech community, announcing it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Wellness IT Association (WITA) of South Korea.

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Veteran-owned company that helps wounded warriors, others drive adapted vehicles, hosts ribbon cutting

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 9:30am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – Driver Rehabilitation Center of Excellence (DRCE), a veteran-owned small business that is helping wounded warriors and others learn to drive adapted vehicles, will hold a grand opening and open house on Friday, November 18, in the company’s new facilities at 14101 Parke Long Court in Chantilly. 

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Fairfax County EDA sponsoring Israel HLS & Cyber 2016, a major international homeland security event

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 1:36pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) is a Silver Level sponsor of the Israel Homeland Security & Cyber 2016 Conference in Tel Aviv, November 14-17.

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Gordon says Inova-U.Va. agreement solidifies Fairfax County’s standing as “world-class”

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 1:25pm

An agreement announced today between Inova Health System and the

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Fairfax County EDA works with 39 businesses adding more than 1,500 jobs to the local economy

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 11:45am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – During the third quarter of  2016, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) provided services and resources to 39 businesses that are adding more than 1,500 jobs in Fairfax County. Many of these businesses are in the information technology and professional services sectors, and six are foreign-based firms using a Fairfax County location to expand in North America.

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Fairfax County EDA visits U.K. for October events aimed at aerospace and defense firms seeking transatlantic ventures

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 9:14am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority will partner on two major events in the United Kingdom this week.

On October 25, the FCEDA will unite with the Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership to host a business networking reception at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery in Hampshire. This event will highlight transatlantic business opportunities for U.K. companies seeking to expand to the United States.

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Fairfax County EDA to receive Impact Award from Greater McLean Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 9:30am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The award-winning Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) is about to pick up another accolade.

The Greater McLean Chamber of Commerce will present the FCEDA with its Collaborative Impact Award during its Suits & Sneakers with Business and Community Awards program on October 4.

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Fairfax County EDA hosts Korean delegation to discuss business opportunities on two continents

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:51am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will host a contingent of Korean business people and officials from the Korean Ministry of Science and Technology, ICT & Future Planning (MSIP), on October 3-4, to introduce business opportunities in Asia and Fairfax County.

Featured speakers will include Gerald L. Gordon, Ph.D., president and CEO of the FCEDA, and Dr. Younghee Ro, president of Wellness IT Association.

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Australian delegation to visit Fairfax County EDA for discussions about opportunities in cybersecurity

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 11:36am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will this week host companies from Australia in meetings with U.S. companies interested in collaborating on cybersecurity projects in the U.S. and Australia.

The event, beginning with a networking breakfast, will take place this Friday, Sept. 30, from 8 to 10 AM at the FCEDA offices, 8300 Boone Blvd., Tysons Corner, in the First Floor Conference Center.

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Fairfax County EDA to host independent Social Media Week events in June 2017

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 12:40pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – Social Media Week, a worldwide conference that curates and shares the best ideas, innovations and insights into how social media and technology are changing business, society and culture, is coming to Fairfax County in June 2017 through a new independent cities program, Social Media Week Independent (SMWi).

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